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Janet Eduardo

Here is a person who is worthy of a public statue. Condolences to the family.

Jim Klukkert

A huge loss, too soon, but what a legacy that will endure. God Bless, and God Speed, Rodolfo

Aaron Dailey

My deepest condolences to Rudolfo's family and friends. His life and work will be forever cherished in New Mexico, the Southwest, and throughout the country. I recall being assigned "Bless Me Ultima" as a high school sophomore at New Mexico Military Institute. This was my first year away from home at a relatively young age, so I was homesick in a new environment. Rudolfo's book helped me stay connected to the land as well as provided a mental escape for me during this time.

May his soul rest in peace and his spirit live on in the land and all living things in New Mexico.

Debra Carr de Legorreta

July 1, on DemocracyNow! I heard about Anaya and his passing away. I then ran over to https://www.youtube.com/watch?reload=9&v=flYMNJUauJE, and learned more.

Descanse en paz, maastro. Su voz como el adobe, se ha vuelto sol. Si, es cierto, todo tiene vida.

Sylva de la Sancha

It’s not Christmas without a reading of his 1987, “The Farolitos of Christmas: A New Mexico Christmas Story.” Vaya con Dios, Sr. Anaya ❤️.

Prince Michael Jauregui

My sincere condolences to the Family, Loved-ones and associates of Mr. Anaya.

A profound loss to New Mexicans and Chicanos/Hispanos alike.

Undoubtedly, akin to Cervantes, his work is his true monument.

NewYork Periodista

Condolences to his family.

Sadly I never heard of him.

A valued regional author, important to Hispanics.

James Morris

Not a regional author. His book was read and taught worldwide, hence the obits in the New York Times, Washington Post......

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